nuthre follows up his beyounce 1 [quiz009] with beyounce 2! how logical! well, my dear listener, the music is not very logical! however it's very groovy! very romantic & very weird.......enjoy!!! mastered again by pq lab, pq. Topics: Minimal Funk, Microtechno, Weirdo
OH NO!!! IT'S PHLEGM GADGET!!! crawling flesh that squirms, quivers, shakes, wobbles, spews, drips, scrapes, blows, pops, smushes, spills, convulses, clogs, & trembles across this f@#king wasteland of pop culture! making a complete mess of everything!!
& out of the wall of noise emerges peel's untitled ambient trance ep... from small crackling micro-patterns into deep throbbing echo-canyon style sub-trance into lush, full & flowing sound planes into a dance of reverbs and pads...just like the good ol' chill days... it's time to nurture those old friendships...and remember when, how & why electronic music saved our lives...
Rylan is an up and coming producer/remixer/dj from Saskatoon, SK, Canada. He began remixing pop, electro and rock tunes he liked in 2006 and started a myspace to show them to his friends. Since then his original tunes, remixes and mashups have become a favourite flavour amongst hypsters and recently his extremely mashed-up dj set slayed the dance floor at an indie rave co-produced by Pop Quiz and friends on Saturday, December 15. So...! without further adieu, Pop Quiz proudly presents Rylan's... Topics: Electro, Techno, Trance, Hard Dance, Pop, R'n'B, Tech House, Minimal
Nuthre's long awaiting plunderphonic masterpeice finally arrives on the scene, offering his fans an extended trip into cult y2k lore that glistens, sparkles, shines and eventually decays but never forgotten in our hearts, oh no, Mr. Nuthre, we are all one big heart, pumping juicy blood flows together, our dreams circulating throughout a battlefield of culture and encapsulated in a single tear drop penetrating the river of time... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: pop, r'n'b, rap, hip hop, dance, club, ambient, singer/songwriter
Of Human Ruffage aka Ian James excavates his secret golden electronica hits for his debut ep for Pop Quiz! Mr. James has performed in such bands as No Birds, Ride Till Dawn Amigos, You Tel Aviv, and Parades Against Parades. His masterful solo project reveals his talents as a conceptual songsmith with arrangements and juxtapositions that encourage hilarium, booty-grindin' and academic listening. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: electronica, folk, singer/songwriter, neo-classical, musique concrete, experimental, techno, idm
Trancer's debut single on POp QUiz!#@!::: Awakenings ::: Trancer begins his journey to the heart of the rave by a trip into the birthplace of techno, the soul! Trancer is known for a copious amount of DJ mixes he's published on his mix label "Warriors of the Wasteland". This label was preceded by his other mix label "Legs 'n' Booty", which ceased operations in 2005 and was reborn through "Warriors of the Wasteland". Pop Quiz's first ep by the esteemed DJ this time... Topics: minimal techno, trance, ambient
search, click & destroy'z debut non-remix ep on pop quiz ! ! ! !OMFG ! ! ! the're gonna take you there. come ye come all to the temple of click & welcome the coming of the sleep of ages & the emancipation of the deeper love . . . . . w0rdikaL . . . . . . . ..
YA!! dj double time & the heavenly secretions are here to save the night!!...a concise 4 tracker with 2 deep rumbling minimal movers and 2 monolithic club anthems to rock the place!!! letz get @#$%ed !!! Topics: Minimal Techno, Club Anthems
Y2lhen is a young producer from Saskatoon, SK, Canada, known for his phenomenal performances at Sweet Show 1+2+3, Pop Quiz Party Jam 1+2 & MN8 raves and his albums for Dex and the City Records and Severed Digit Recordings. Y2lhen's first record for Pop Quiz takes the modern raver on an adventure through hard rockin' electroid bombs ("Moufy Sod", "Wize Man", "Surefire"), wet, bubbly groovin' tunes ("Serious Baby Candy Child", "Fire Cracker",... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Electro, House, Techno, IDM, 8bit, Trance, Hardstyle, Minimal
The wonderful DJ Tapenga has graced us with his debut on Pop Quiz, "Dance Mix 95". Tapenga has recorded for such labels as Non Capable Recordings, Village Tapes, Purple Tapes & Amp Nowhere. His band Milkhorse was featured in Jessica Rylan's (Can't) curated series in the Deathbomb Arc tape club in 2006. For Pop Quiz, Tapenga presents "A1ff8" and "dancemix95"; two deep, noisy and monolithic stoner anthems perfect for coming down after a crazy rave...;) Supporting... Topics: industral, clicks n cuts, trance, minimal dub house, noise, ambient
the return of ryan l !! with an even _deeper_ minimal 4 tracker!! ryan gets really wet with this one, travelling to obscure depths and rising to glistening plateaus, to further his minimalistikal-mission! Topics: Minimal Techno, minimal, minimal techno
Freude's unique style of techno music emerges from a cross-referencial inter/discourse between the 90s cheezmo Vengaboys/Aqua/Chris Sheppard PopRave of his upbringing that leaves the imprint of a hard driving trance kick and candycoated humour deeply rooted in the foundations and subtlely-tinging the surface of his tracks, to the early minimal2000s that give his tracks the sense of spaciality, tight riffing composition and 'clean/refreshing' feeling (post-rave healing), to the most current... Topics: Minimal Techno, Minimal House, Electro, Progressive, Techno, Trance
collaboration of effort (quiz 31) & search, click & destroy seek the even higher ground by thrusting even deeper than before up your throat and into your eyes and out your ears and in your ass and through your pisshole in your face with an lolz riding on itz back smoking crack making brain snap!!! Topic: classic metal, dungeon electronics, brain damage
matter and motion vol.2 !!! nuthre finishes his second installment of work for pop quiz! & this one goes straight to the heart! & holds and cares for it dearly!! this is a testement to the sincerity of nuthre's emotions and skillz!!!
BOOM!!! the debut of dj submit with his own trax on pop quiz!! yeeeeaaa!!! thumping, jumping, jacking electro-acid house & dry wobbly techy 'scapes often with dreamy sound planes!!! MEGA-TIP!!! ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Electro, Acid, House, Techno
ryan l debuts on pop quiz! sweet sounding minimal 4 tracker with lovely gliding and soaring melodies and some cute nerdy stuff thrown in to make this a true pop quizzer!!! Topics: Minimal Techno, minimal, minimal techno
Wow... We arrive at Pop Quiz 49... A very special release, of one of Saskatoon's finest underground producers, Bkol Spyod aka Leif Carlson, more known for his work in rock groups, You Tel Aviv & Number Munchers. Bkol Spyod is a mysterious and alluring character, maintaining a quiet myspace presence since 27/12/2005, and not yet performing live for a single show! However, his electronic compositions are captivating, affective, bubble-gummy and extremely addictive ;) They are eurphoric... Topics: Electronica, Electro, IDM, Trip Hop, Ambient
peel return to pop quiz with an elusive, subtle and mysterious ep...august music vol. 1... made from recordings in... you guessed it...august... somewhat of a reflection and climax of life and love expressed through minimal bits of sound... coated with a pervasive sadness...and realizing that the beautiful days of summer must always come to an end...as memories begin to sediment over the the long journey of winter that is ahead... somewhere amidst this... 'dreams'...like august music vol.1...
nuthre's 1st release for pop quiz! beyounce 1 ! mastered especially by the pop quiz lab for maximum deep thumpage and glitchy-grooviness. very melodic and catchy at the same time. Topics: Minimal Funk, Microtechno
drawn fawn's 1st ep for pop quiz, an eclectic 4-tracker 1-sleazy-analog-party-shuffle 2-freestyle-freak-a-zoid-technoid-with-deep-vox 3-glassy-noisy-hopping-dropping-shizzat-all-ovr-da-place 4-nerd-ambient! get the picture? ;-) pq.
theta advances with a brilliant conceptual ep with very allusive titles... this ep will make you ask questions... as much as it will amuse you and perhaps even make you laugh... ...a special pop quiz release... ...an intimate experience with finding the techno-folk-nature... Topics: Electroacousticlash, Pop Experimental, Techno Actuelle
nuthre is baq on pq with a brilliant six-song ep that strides elegantly & delicately along waves of deep emotion & intense thought, eventually submerging itself into a sea of bliss . . . ...recommended... . . . .
ZOMGZ debut ep on pop quiz! itz time for a celebration becuz ZOMGZ is HERE!!!! itz time for a celebration becuz ZOMGZ is FREE!!!! itz time for a celebration becuz ZOMGZ is PUMPT!!! ( 1 reviews ) Topic: rock n roll, singer/songwriter, beat, gypsy, dirge
the search, click & destroy crew bring you tweaked bumpin' edgy late late night club mixes of camp's release on the panospria net.label, numerique. for those about to click! we search & destroy you! pq. Topics: Microtechno, Technoid, Glitch
collaboration of members of milkhorse and phlegm gadget, first net.ep from the duo "wizards from the end of time"...you've seen them live..(or not)...now hear the deep clangings of their studio works..."souvenir"..and..."memento"... they bring you this postcard from their distant memories... ( 2 reviews ) Topic: scraping against time tunnels, dreams from yesterdays tomorrow, screaming for todays memories
the last installment of peel's deep and contemplative work,; august music vol.2... is here...this time more elaborate, cryptic, and percussive...this time peel rocks the base of the temple...rumbling the soul of late summer time... Topic: mystic, magic, occult, ritual
period three's unreleased classic tracker-rock-fest 'landslide' gets the dirtiest and sleaziest and most monsterous remix treatment from the mysterious posse, known as 'search, click & destroy', last heard remixing and processing the living hell out of camp's release for panospria, now here they push it even farther with this anti-tribute to the early tracker sound! for all those who love a little trangressiveness with their breakfast coffee & toast, f$%@ing enjoy!!!
nuthre presents the first of his second installment of releases for pop quiz. and itz deeeeep...ooooo soooo deeeep... fat totally felt beats and clever yet emotional melodies... this is the NEW nuthre...say hello!! Topics: Minimal House, Minimal Techno, Deep Grooves, Instrumental Electroacoustic
ram produces a heart-warming and booty-activatin' sequal to iconoclash volume one. great for holiday clubbing and tender moments with loved ones (could be same thing;-) enjoy! pq. Topics: House, Minimal, minimal techno, Minimal Techno
theta emerges again with an obscure treat of yummy blurpy scratchy clikkitti noisy noise, straight from the slimey depths of an abandoned institutional laboratory...watch out, theta's got the poison!!! Topic: blurp, scratch, clitch, academic, research
a gruesome undertaking had to be done to finish the gasworks series. 1 long epic crunch between the mighty phil gas & the search, click & destroy team...relentless and excruciating...a high pleasure...
"encore!!" exclaims djungle jollies (pq resident dj) and so we continue with what may be nuthre's most clear & radiating statement so far, 'respect' is a 3 song ep for that strips naked before your ears, bold & beautiful & confident & sexy .... mmmmmmmmmmm mmmmmmmmmm .... TIP.;-)
a meditation by peel. one member on no-input mixing boards and the other member on an 808 and sometimes 303. minimal techno from the dimension of screeching drones. Topics: Noise, Minimal, minmal techno, Minimal Techno, Techno
rax continues the iconoclash project/series with killer 'love moment' and 'get the party started' style TOOLS to break down barriers and provide bridges between communities and trax! pq. Topics: Tools, Cut-up, Vocal, Glitch-Pop
Y2lhen's 2nd full length for Pop Quiz! Returning to and improving on his 8bit/idm roots, Y2lhen comes on strong with a splendor of rich melodies and dynamic drums. 'Timeless' electronica for any generation! Enjoy! Topics: 8bit, Chiptune, IDM, Breakcore, Drum n' Bass, Trance, Techno, Ambient
the infamous duo who rocked the planet on year 2000 with these 3 groovin' cute poppers! this is a very special release for pop quiz & we hope you have as much fun DANCING to these trax as we do !!!! TIP!!!! Topics: IDM, Techno-Pop
the return of theta!! after being lost in the labyrinths of forgotten old skooL-dom for 5 years, theta is back to pump your life full of strangeness, as theta takes 'the medium' and 'the genre' & injects chaos and magick!!! swamp thing & monosaints also concoct a spacey worms-in-my-head style remix to induce psychosis! YAY!!
Liam Brennand completes his trilogy of releases for Pop Quiz as "Effort" with a specially crafted release entitled "#pq#eq". Exploring the hybridizing experimental glitch music with pop, techno and other genres, Effort presents a tour de force in the art of digital destruction and remixing. In the future, Liam Brennand will be releahsing all or most of his releases as "Limbo", his techno alias, as he began to embrace a multi-genre and more experimental style... Topics: Experimental, Glitch, IDM, Glitch-Hop, Techno, Electro, Tech-House
Hot Slander is the defunct project of Rylan Morris (Pop Quiz 047) and Danielle Hotslander. The duo's brief but powerful existence conjured this epic single and remix album, of their track "Desperate 4 U", an instantly anthemic pop techno masteripiece in it's own right. Their presence was so felt on the scene that their single inspired eight very different remixes from their friends, including a few more of their own versions. Pop Quiz is very happy to have saved this gem from being... Topics: Pop, Techno, Electro, Tech-House, Hip Hop, Minimal, Disco, EBM, Crunk
Pop Quiz presents the 3rd in a trilogy of brand new releases the young talents of Castle If, aka Jess Forrest, formally of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, currently based in Toronto, Ontario.Jess's world is dark and complex, yet seductive and playful. Her music is truly imaginative and original, and her sounds will infect your mind, with her words hanging of your thoughts, and her riffs thrusting up against for feet. Definitely at artist to stay tuned too, her career will prove to be a fascinating... Topics: Techno, Minimal, Tech-House, Deep House, Ambient, Experimental
Form debuts five club-ready track for Pop Quiz! Roots in post-rock, dub, free jazz and avant garde classical inform Form's unique musical sensibilities. Irresistably catchy almost to the point of pop song and still motherfuckin' dirty underground club shit all the way. Warning: "Cosmic Grave Digger" blows up HARD!! "Word" gives the dancefloor a great straight-to-the-point cool groove that locks in place in your body and doesn't stop pumping it till the very last drop. The... Topics: Electro, Tech-House, House, Minimal, Techno
Pop Quiz proudly presents Rude aka Joshua Padarathsingth's debut for Pop Quiz, "Rushing Into Romance". From Richmond, Virginia, Joshua is a unique character who produces both visual and audio art, and has been a part of the unique Richmond scene along with peers Narwhalz of Sound and Shams since the mid 2000's. Releasing a variety of independently produced albums and also a few splits including one with Pop Quiz's own Search, Click & Destroy for Richmond's Flish Records in 2007,... Topics: Techno, Disco, Electro, Bass, Funky, Crunk, Grime, Dubstep, Hyphy, Witch House
Zombifyus are a new band from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan featuring the prodigious and prolific multi-instrumentalist and producer Bennett Dobni and brilliantly talented singer-songwriter Josh Feldman that mix folky indie pop sensibilities with intelligent electronic production. Creating tapestries of sound with a spaghetti-like fortress' of instruments and electronic hardware, their songs braid sounds together balancing and bouncing the elements off each other to create a very fresh and feel-good... Topics: Indie Rock, Electro, Folk, Techno
Clive Sinclair - Clive Sinclair [Pop Quiz 080] November 17 2012 01. Hello 02. Field Waves 03. Maths 04. Plantlet 05. Cave Biology 06. Isnât This Fun? 07. Microscope 08. SSBL3B 09. Misty Situation 10. Oceans 11. Ready, Set, Science! 12. Thirtd Test 13. SSBL1 14. System Breakdown 15. Second Test All music by Dane âCliveâ Sinclair November 17 2012 Pop Quiz 079 "Looking through a telescope." Clive said. "Is a lot like looking through a microscope you know." Chester wriggled... Topics: Electro, IDM, 8bit, Chiptune, Ambient, Techno, Breakbeats, Trip Hop, Electronica, Electronic Music
Mehta Valby-Youngs returns to Pop Quiz, this time under his own name "Mehta", showcasing a selection of his current works, which have far progressed since the days of "Freude". After travelling throughout the United States, Russia, Europe and the Middle East, he returns with much experience and knowledge of his craft and the art of electronic dance music. Mostly working within the realms of Minimal House and Techno, Mehta also finds ways to re-invent the genres in subtle yet... Topics: Minimal, Minimal House, Minimal Techno, Dub House, Deep House, Techno, Tech-House, Disco
Pop Quiz announces the beginning of a new series of mini compilations entitled "Anneptitudes". Fresh ideas and vibes, open mindedness, and experimentation will characterize the series. The series opens with a brand new track from Sublingual, known for his critically lauded album "Deemster" on Pop Quiz, now heard branching off a bit from his 2step area with a concoction called "Dis Houz" mixing four on the floor with new school bass and nice weirdo vibes for good... Topics: Bass, House, Techno, Electro, Juke, Trap, Ghetto, Ghettotech, Crunk, Progressive, Trance, Disco,...
Long-time Pop Quiz member Nuthre steps out with Pop Quiz label boss Jon Vaughn, with their duo "Nuthre & Vaughn", known for their releases on the other great labels Panospria, Nishi, and BricoLodge. "Human Torch" is a collection of dance tracks that have been in the works since the first keyboard licks and drum beats where laid down in 2004. Under the influence of such labels as Areal and Substatic, and artists like Ada and M.I.A. (the one from Cologne, DE), Vaughn... Topics: Minimal, Tech-House, House, Experimental, Techno, Dance